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Meredith Truax


Physical Therapy Aide

Meredith was born and raised in Beaverton, Oregon. She graduated from Jesuit High School and then went on to study at Oregon State University where she got her Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. She grew up in a running family and discovered her love for the sport in high school. Meredith also developed a passion for horses at an early age. She began riding when she was 6 years old, and continues to ride and show in the equestrian sport of dressage. She also began volunteering at a therapeutic riding program in the area when she was in the 5th grade, which sparked her interest in therapy through horses and adapted physical activity.

Degree:

  • Oregon State University, Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology

Certifications/Training:

  • KIEP

Special Interests:

  • Running
  • Dressage
  • Therapeutic Riding/Hippotherapy
  • Adapted Physical Activity

Q & A

What is your favorite Pandora Station?
Zac Brown Band

What is your favorite sport to watch? To Play?
Track and Field, and Dressage

I you could only eat one food or meal for the rest of your life what would it be and why?
Nachos! Because they are delicious and I love Nacho cheese!

What is your Starbucks order?
Vanilla Latte